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There is a new free App for helping with any building, garden and landscaping project.
This is a version of the popular Notes Story Board v2.2 app, and has special templates for Building and DIY readers. Read about and get the Building and DIY gardening free app here >


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CAD software Computer Aided Design

CAD advice for types of jobs and free or cheap CAD software with video >

Wholesale

Wholesale prices for small building trade, builders and DIY, save money >

Summer jobs - roofing, decking, conservatories

Now the summer is here, choose jobs that benefit from the dry weather - fix you roof, do the gutters,. Sills can be repaired and repainted.

Decking can be fixed or renewed, or create a new installation.

Conservatories can be enjoyed best in the summer - if you have not got one, they can be fitted quite quickly in good weather, and do not need planning permsition as they are not a proper extension.

Latest Blogs

Images and advice from self-build new build wooden balcony, decking, and steps for paved barbecue area >

--> Eco Green build - timber framed building

Above: Eco Green build - timber framed building

Fireplaces - traditional, design, safety

Fireplaces - traditional, design, types, fuels, safety >

Team Building, Team activities

Team building index for games, activities, exercises >

Team Building Directory

Team Building Directory >

Kitchen appliances

Commercial shop lighting ambient uplighting in a pet shop

Above: Commercial lighting - ambient uplighting - pet shop - see link below

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Use the navigation or search to find the building, DIY, home improvements, and gardening advice and tips you need.
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We have a SPANISH (Espanol) language DIY building and gardens site - click here to visit now >

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Wine cellar and cellars

Lighting and lights

Everything you want to know about lighting, lamps, outdoor lighting, light pollution... many articles here, these are the first two:

Garage doors

Mortgages and insurance advice

Educational and Construction toys

Swimming pools - many articles, this is the first:

Air conditioning, aircon, air con, AC

Barbecues, garden party, lighting, outdoor party

Kitchens and kitchen design

Garden buildings, outdoor buildings and garden design

Steel buildings and metal buildings

Steel buildings >

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We have many articles on building and DIY advice, information, home tips, diy topics, free images and pictures, doors, kitchens, roofing, insulation, home improvements, projects, interior decoration, refurbishment, remodeling, repairs, solar panels, solar energy, timber building, steel and metal building, walls, water saving and windows, double glazing, underfloor heating, and many more.

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